The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 77 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Contract jobs citing Perl 91 101 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.74% 1.74% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 4.05% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 78 93
Median daily rate £525 £475 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -6.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £307 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
Perl
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1611 2495 2513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 48.47% 42.96% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 2056 1963
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 10
Median hourly rate £53.00 £24.23 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.73% -11.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.72 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £54.00 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Perl.

1 98 (61.25%) Linux
2 95 (59.38%) Python
3 90 (56.25%) Unix
4 59 (36.88%) Finance
5 52 (32.50%) Java
6 51 (31.88%) SQL
7 49 (30.63%) Puppet
8 48 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (29.38%) Bash Shell
10 44 (27.50%) DevOps
11 39 (24.38%) Continuous Integration
11 39 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
12 38 (23.75%) Banking
13 37 (23.13%) Opscode Chef
14 36 (22.50%) Windows
15 34 (21.25%) Oracle
16 33 (20.63%) Ruby
17 30 (18.75%) ITIL
18 28 (17.50%) Shell Script
18 28 (17.50%) Ansible
18 28 (17.50%) Jenkins
19 27 (16.88%) Configuration Management
20 24 (15.00%) SQL Server
21 23 (14.38%) Red Hat
22 22 (13.75%) DNS
23 21 (13.13%) Active Directory
23 21 (13.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 20 (12.50%) Sybase
25 19 (11.88%) PowerShell
25 19 (11.88%) Relational Database

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.75%) Apache
2 10 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.38%) IIS
4 6 (3.75%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (3.13%) JBoss
6 4 (2.50%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.88%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.25%) WMQI
9 1 (0.63%) Confluence
9 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) HipChat
3 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.25%) Relativity
3 1 (0.63%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.25%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.25%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.25%) PaaS
5 2 (1.25%) Route 53
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.63%) GitHub
6 1 (0.63%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.75%) DNS
2 18 (11.25%) LDAP
3 16 (10.00%) HTTP
4 15 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 13 (8.13%) Firewall
6 12 (7.50%) SSL
7 9 (5.63%) SAN
8 8 (5.00%) LAN
9 7 (4.38%) WAN
10 4 (2.50%) FTP
10 4 (2.50%) Kerberos
10 4 (2.50%) NAS
10 4 (2.50%) VPN
11 3 (1.88%) Internet
11 3 (1.88%) SSH
12 2 (1.25%) DHCP
12 2 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (1.25%) IPsec
12 2 (1.25%) SMTP
12 2 (1.25%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.88%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.25%) MySQL
3 10 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 10 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 9 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.75%) DB2
6 5 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (2.50%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.88%) Data Mart
8 3 (1.88%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.88%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.25%) OLTP
9 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.25%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 13 (8.13%) Hudson
3 8 (5.00%) Subversion
4 7 (4.38%) JIRA
5 6 (3.75%) Artifactory
5 6 (3.75%) ClearCase
6 5 (3.13%) Maven
7 4 (2.50%) ClearQuest
7 4 (2.50%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.88%) Ant
8 3 (1.88%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.88%) Introscope
8 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.25%) Gerrit
9 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.63%) JUnit
10 1 (0.63%) Selenium
10 1 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.63%) Travis CI
General
1 59 (36.88%) Finance
2 38 (23.75%) Banking
3 18 (11.25%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.75%) Front Office
6 4 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.25%) Publishing
7 2 (1.25%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Billing
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (19.38%) Developer
3 14 (8.75%) Administrator
4 13 (8.13%) Java Engineer
5 12 (7.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 12 (7.50%) Unix Engineer
6 11 (6.88%) Applications Support
6 11 (6.88%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.00%) Analyst
8 8 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.38%) Consultant
9 7 (4.38%) Implementation Specialist
9 7 (4.38%) ITSM Specialist
9 7 (4.38%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (3.75%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (3.75%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.13%) Support Specialist
11 5 (3.13%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.25%) HTML
1 18 (11.25%) XML
2 11 (6.88%) Web Services
3 10 (6.25%) CSS
4 9 (5.63%) .NET
5 7 (4.38%) Ajax
5 7 (4.38%) Middleware
5 7 (4.38%) Node.js
5 7 (4.38%) REST
6 5 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (3.13%) RESTful
6 5 (3.13%) Spring
7 4 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.88%) LAMP
8 3 (1.88%) SAML
8 3 (1.88%) SOAP
9 2 (1.25%) STL
9 2 (1.25%) XML Schema
9 2 (1.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.75%) Equities
2 13 (8.13%) Derivative
2 13 (8.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (7.50%) Clustering
4 11 (6.88%) Fixed Income
5 8 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 7 (4.38%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (3.13%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.50%) Replication
9 3 (1.88%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.25%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.25%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (1.25%) Fintech
10 2 (1.25%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 98 (61.25%) Linux
2 90 (56.25%) Unix
3 36 (22.50%) Windows
4 21 (13.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (8.75%) AIX
6 13 (8.13%) Ubuntu
6 13 (8.13%) Windows Server
7 11 (6.88%) Solaris
8 6 (3.75%) SUSE
9 5 (3.13%) CentOS
9 5 (3.13%) Debian
9 5 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.25%) Fedora
12 2 (1.25%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (27.50%) DevOps
3 39 (24.38%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (18.75%) ITIL
5 27 (16.88%) Configuration Management
6 15 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (9.38%) ITIL V3
7 14 (8.75%) High Availability
7 14 (8.75%) Open Source
8 13 (8.13%) Migration
9 12 (7.50%) Service Management
10 11 (6.88%) Incident Management
10 11 (6.88%) Security Hardening
10 11 (6.88%) Web Operations
11 10 (6.25%) Analytics
11 10 (6.25%) ITSM
11 10 (6.25%) Problem Management
11 10 (6.25%) Project Management
12 9 (5.63%) Change Management
12 9 (5.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 95 (59.38%) Python
2 52 (32.50%) Java
3 51 (31.88%) SQL
4 47 (29.38%) Bash Shell
5 33 (20.63%) Ruby
6 28 (17.50%) Shell Script
7 19 (11.88%) PowerShell
8 17 (10.63%) PHP
9 16 (10.00%) C++
10 15 (9.38%) JavaScript
11 13 (8.13%) C
11 13 (8.13%) C#
12 5 (3.13%) Korn
12 5 (3.13%) Scala
13 4 (2.50%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.88%) VB
15 2 (1.25%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.25%) VBScript
15 2 (1.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 1 (0.63%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (8.13%) Degree
2 7 (4.38%) PMI Certification
2 7 (4.38%) PMP
3 5 (3.13%) CISM
3 5 (3.13%) CISSP
4 3 (1.88%) CISA
5 2 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.63%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.63%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.63%) OSCP
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.88%) QA
2 2 (1.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (13.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.38%) Docker
4 5 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.50%) KVM
6 3 (1.88%) RHEV
6 3 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.25%) NFS
7 2 (1.25%) Postfix
7 2 (1.25%) Samba
7 2 (1.25%) Snort
7 2 (1.25%) Squid
7 2 (1.25%) vSphere
8 1 (0.63%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.63%) StorNext
8 1 (0.63%) vCloud
8 1 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.63%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (30.63%) Puppet
2 37 (23.13%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (17.50%) Ansible
4 7 (4.38%) Control-M
5 6 (3.75%) Nagios
6 4 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.88%) BladeLogic
7 3 (1.88%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (1.88%) Salt
8 2 (1.25%) Cacti
8 2 (1.25%) Dollar Universe
8 2 (1.25%) Mesos
8 2 (1.25%) Netcool
8 2 (1.25%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.25%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.63%) Graphite
9 1 (0.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 34 (21.25%) Oracle
2 23 (14.38%) Red Hat
3 20 (12.50%) Sybase
4 18 (11.25%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.25%) VMware
6 8 (5.00%) Atlassian
7 7 (4.38%) IBM
7 7 (4.38%) Informatica
8 6 (3.75%) Cisco
8 6 (3.75%) Reuters
8 6 (3.75%) Splunk
8 6 (3.75%) TOWER Software
9 5 (3.13%) BMC
9 5 (3.13%) DataSynapse
9 5 (3.13%) HP
9 5 (3.13%) Rackspace
10 4 (2.50%) Veritas
11 3 (1.88%) Adobe
11 3 (1.88%) ATG
11 3 (1.88%) CheckPoint
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